Reader Submitted Shop Tips
Sacrificial faceplate saves time for production turning.
Aligning drawers doesn't have to be a time-consuming process. With this simple technique, we show you how to quickly install perfectly-aligned drawers.
Your brad nailer keeps firing long after the last brad has left. Here's a handy tip to find which hole contains the little bugger.
If you use a wet-wheel grinder but detest the mess of draining the old water, take heart, we have a solution.
Clamp scrap hardwood in place to sandwich the glass next to the score line, then snap it for professional- looking cut glass edges.
High humidity causing problems in your shop? Create your own rust retardant with cat litter and old nylon stockings.
For accuracy, some tablesaw jigs rely on their miter bar's no-slop fit in the miter slot, and that's sometimes tricky. But it's easy enough to make an adjustable miter bar for a custom fit.
Loose cords can be a hassle, but they don't have to be. Untangle your cords with common office supplies.